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Getting Fired Up
Students explore first-person accounts of volcanic eruptions throughout time and use second-hand information about volcanoes. They use both types of accounts to write news articles covering the events of a historic volcanic eruption as it unfolded.
6th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 21 Downloads
Study and Test Taking Skills
Are your middle and high schoolers having trouble with tests? Do they need skills to improve reading comprehension? Take the time to teach some useful strategies for both. Working together as a class or in small groups, discuss study strategies, review the RRAP reading method, practice making a study plan, and then put it all to use!
9th - 12th 21st Century Skills 78 Views 806 Downloads
The Volcano Factory
The tectonic processes that have resulted in the formation of the Marianas Arc, and the Marianas Trench are explored. Groups of pupils access websites that give them a wealth of information about these formations. Each group must prepare a three-dimensional relief map of the Marianas Arc, or a model of a volcano found in the Marianas Islands.
5th - 6th Science 14 Views 26 Downloads
What's for Dinner?
View a video presentation comparing chemosynthesis to photosynthesis. Review the findings of the 2004 Ring of Fire Expedition that studied biological communities around the hydrothermal vents of the Mariana Arc. In collaborative groups, marine biologists research and report on the chemosynthetic organisms that make their homes there.
7th - 10th Science 4 Views 41 Downloads
Stop the Fighting and Start Uniting
Research current and proposed peace talks around the world with this New York Times lesson, Using the Darfur peace talks in Abuja, Nigeria as a starting point, middle schoolers create a news program on the subject. They propose a future role for the United States in Darfur if the Abuja peace talks do not end the violence in the region.
6th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 24 Downloads
Art Museum Visit
Students engage in a lesson designed to be used before visiting The Orange County Museum of Art in California. They are exposed to works of art from a featured artist and recreate some of his work in the classroom. Students also conduct research into the life of the artist to have information before visiting the gallery.
1st - 5th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 17 Downloads
Causes and Effects of ENSO
Students analyze monthly sea surface temperature data from the Pacific Ocean to determine if the period is an El Nino or a normal year. They recognize signs to see if there are any patterns that signal either occurrence. Satellite images are interpreted and conclusions are drawn from various maps.
9th - 12th Science 4 Views 40 Downloads
The Volcano Factory
Students explore why the Mariana Arc is the most volcanically active place on Earth. In this 'Ring of Fire' lesson, students create a relief map of the Mariana Arc or a model of a Marianas Island volcano, to scale. They describe the volcanic processes that formed the Mariana Arc.
5th - 6th Science 3 Views 50 Downloads
The Biggest Plates on Earth
The best part about teaching guides is all the great information you can use to inform your class. They infer what type of boundary exists between two tectonic plates. Then, using given information on earthquakes and volcanism they'll determine if their guesses are correct.
5th - 6th Science 70 Views 351 Downloads
Students assess how people both support and refute actions that lead to the extinction of animals. They examine how the wild tiger population has grown from near-extinction due to conservation efforts. They investigate an animal species that is en
6th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 10 Downloads
Let Freedom Sing: A Patriotic Program for Grades 1 - 6
Students explore the history, meaningful background, and significance of Patriotic songs in the eight lessons of this unit. Each of the different grade levels experience a different amount of lessons all culminating in a Patriotic Program.
1st - 6th Visual & Performing Arts 14 Views 87 Downloads